With the temperatures dropping weekly, a cosy scarf will soon become the hardest working item in your winter wardrobe. Luckily for us all, oversized styles are one the biggest scarf trends of 2018 so it's never been easier to wrap up snug without compromising on style.

Before you head out to update this cold weather essential, checkout our edit of the best women's scarves 2018 for guaranteed sartorial success all season long…

Women's Pink Ted Baker Check ScarfTed BakerPink Check Scarf£69SHOP NOW

Ted Baker Check Scarf

2018 has been the year that large check patterns have exploded on to the scene and it's one of the easiest trends to embrace throughout winter. This gorgeous pink check Ted Baker scarf will instantly brighten up your winter outfits and is perfect for wearing with everything from a grey overcoat to a black biker jacket.

Women's Reiss Cashmere ScarfReissSaskia Scarf£75SHOP NOW

Reiss Cashmere Scarf

Crafted from a super luxe lambswool and cashmere blend, the Saskia scarf by Reiss is available in no less than 6 colour options. Our favourite is this mustard shade of yellow, which has been one of the hottest colours to be seen in as we've rolled through 2018. Add it to your wishlist today to keep those wintery chills away.

Women's Boohoo Coloured Stripe Blanket ScarfBoohooBlanket Scarf£14SHOP NOW

Boohoo Coloured Stripe Blanket Scarf

This Boohoo blanket scarf is an absolute bargain at under £15 and is perfect for adding some colour to an all-black ensemble. Finished in a tight monochrome pattern with coloured stripes, it'll see you through winter 2018 and many more to come.

Women's Barbour Grey Boucle ScarfBarbourGrey Scarf£29.95SHOP NOW

Barbour Grey Boucle Scarf

If you're after something super cosy for 2018, this Barbour scarf won't disappoint. Not only is it made from exceptionally soft bouclé yarn, it's also oversized in style so you can wrap yourself up in it on the coldest of days and keep the chill firmly at bay.

Women's Glamorous Thick Tassel ScarfGlamorousTassel Scarf£18SHOP NOW

Glamorous Thick Tassel Scarf

This scarf by online favourite Glamorous ticks all the right boxes for 2018. Oversized in style and with a large check design, we're loving the size of those tassels and think it's guaranteed to turn heads for all the right reasons. A must-have winter scarf for all trendsetters this season!

Women's Mint Velvet Grey & Yellow ScarfMint VelvetCheck Scarf£39SHOP NOW

Mint Velvet Grey & Yellow Scarf

For those warmer winter days, this check Mint Velvet scarf is our top pick of airy styles for 2018. Wear it with your favourite leather jacket or bomber on downtime days, then layer over knitwear for 9 to 5 style points.

Women's Superdry Zoe Nep ScarfSuperdryZoe Nep Scarf£34.99SHOP NOW

Superdry Zoe Nep Scarf

Featuring faux fur bobbles, this knitted scarf by Superdry should be at the top of your wishlist if you're after something more casual for off-duty days. It’s also available in speckled cream, with both coming complete with a small Superdry logo near the bobbles.

Women's Monki Check ScarfMonkiCheck Scarf£20SHOP NOW

Monki Check Scarf

Get your boho style fix with this Scandi-chic check scarf by Monki. Finished in a super soft-touch brushed knit, it's one of the coziest scarfs around for 2018. Layer yours over chunky knitwear or a denim shirt and complete the look with a mid-length trench coat.

Women's Joules Chunky Knitted ScarfJoulesKnitted Scarf£34.95SHOP NOW

Joules Chunky Knitted Scarf

Colour blocking meets boho with this Joules scarf in plum, ochre, caramel and cream. Crafted using a garter stitch for a hand-knitted look, it'll instantly add texture to your winter outfits. Add a matching cream knitted hat and gloves when the temperature drops.